Podcast Episodes

  • Mar 28
    Episode 45

    Jack Mueller Has No Regrets

    Last year he was in the NCAA Championships finals against Spencer Lee. This year, he's had one thing on his mind: take out Spencer Lee in the rematch. Today, ...

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  • Mar 22
    Episode 44

    Brandon Slay Knows His Purpose

    Today, another Olympic Gold Medalist comes on the BASCHAMANIA Podcast as  Brandon Slay stops by to shares his story. Brandon is not only an incredible wrestler and wrestling coach, ...

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  • Mar 17
    Episode 43

    Nahshon Garrett is an Overcomer

    Nahshon Garrett really is an overcomer. While he's also an NCAA Champion and EIWA Wrestler of The Year, what sticks out the most to me is Nahshon's ability ...

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  • Mar 14
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  • Mar 1
    Episode 39

    Sebastian Rivera Is Ready

    Ahead of next weekend's Big Ten Championships, I caught up with Northwestern's Sebastian Rivera. In this episode, we chat about his start in wrestling, how tough Jersey is ...

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  • Feb 25
    Episode. 38

    J’Den Cox Keeps Pressing On

    The wrestling success he's had is just a portion of who J'den Cox is. The 2016 Olympic Bronze Medalist and 2020 Olympic Hopeful has endured levels of hardship and adversity ...

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  • Feb 18
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  • Feb 7
    Episode 34

    This Is Jenna Burkert

    Reigning World Team Member. Olympic Hopeful. American Soldier. Jenna Burkert has no slew of titles and accolades. This was a fun conversation to dive into with Jenna just before a ...

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  • Jan 30
  • Jan 25
    Episode 31

    Bryce Meredith's Perspective

    3x NCAA All-American and 2020 Olympic Hopeful Bryce Meredith joined the show to talk about growing up in Wyoming, his wrestling career, and his future in MMA. We dive into a ...

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  • Jan 20
    Episode 30

    Getting to Know Nick Lee

    2x All-American and 2020 Olympic Hopeful Nick Lee has already developed quite the wrestling career. Episode 30 catches up with the Nittany Lion as he's in the heart of the grind ...

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  • Jan 16
    Episode 29

    The Jason Nolf Interview

    He doesn't do many interviews and isn't in media much, but that's not because the 3x NCAA Champion/4x NCAA Finalist doesn't have the stories and ...

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  • Jan 10
    Episode 28

    This is Thomas Gilman

    It was great chatting with 2017 World Silver Medalist Thomas Gilman just ahead of his trip to Italy & Russia to compete in a few tough tournaments. The Iowa Hawkeye and ...

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  • Jan 4
    Episode 27

    Some Stories From Vincenzo Joseph

    What 2x NCAA Champ/3x NCAA Finalist doesn't have a good story? 2020 Olympic Hopeful Vincenzo Joseph is no different. On Episode 27, the Nittany Lion Senior stops by to talk ...

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  • Dec 24
  • Dec 12
    Episode 23

    Meet 74kg James Green

    He's had a ton of success throughout his career, but an Olympic/World Championship alludes James Green. His losses that led to Bronze & Silver Medals at the '15 and '17 ...

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  • Nov 29
    Episode 21

    Getting to Know Darian Cruz

    NCAA Champion & Olympic Hopeful Darian Cruz stops by the BASCHAMANIA podcast for Episode 21. It was great to spend an hour with Darian getting to know him and peeking behind ...

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  • Nov 21
    Episode 20

    Chatting with Gable Steveson

    It was great to chat with Minnesota's Gable Steveson after qualifying for the 2020 Olympic Trials at the Bill Farrell. Gable has won Junior and Cadet World Championships and now ...

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